Sunday 6th March 2022

Sunday 6th March 2022

Sunday, 6 March 2022


Drive-in: - The Captains' and Presidents' Drive-In, delayed by some hours owning to frost on the course, took place at 12,30pm when the captains and presidents drove into office to begin their year of office with the club.

A 14 hole mixed competition took place at 1pm and the following were the results: 1st Desmond Bayly (22) and Jackie Bayly (52) 36 pts; 2nd Michael Scroope (9) and Marie Scroope (23) 32 pts (back 6); 3rd Leo Moyles (14) and Mabel Conroy (32) 32 pts; gross Garry Howard and Deirdre Cahalan 22 pts; 4th Anne Atkinson (21) and Guy Atkinson (22) 32 pts; 5th Michael Walsh (13) and Eilis Walsh (28) 31 pts (back 6); 6th Michael Barry (23) and Sara Hartigan (31) 31 pts (back 6); 7th Jerry Ryan (15) and Mary R. Ryan (25) 31 pts; 8th David Jones (7) and Breda Fitzgibbon (24) 30 pts (back 6); 9th Matt Hanly (21) and Mary O'Sullivan (29) 30 pts (back 6); 10th Martin Ryan (18) and Ann Ryan (39) 30 pts.

Winter League: The Winter League 2021-2022 final due to take place on Saturday last was postponed due to frost on the course. The refixed final, weather permitting, between Robbie Foley and Michael Hegarty will take place on this Saturday March 12th beginning at 9am with three fourball matches followed at 2pm by six singles matches both over 14 holes.

Results: Team of 4 for January: 1st Visitors team: John Dwan (18) Thurles, Michael Daly (17) Castlecomer, Pat Comerford (18) Castlecomer, John Finley (16) Mountrath 100 pts; 1st Members team: Seamn McLoughlin (15), Liam Lenihan (22) Cork, Liam Ferris (20) Cork, Sean Quinn (18) 94 pts.

Fixtures: Wednesday 9th March: Wednesday Open Singles

Friday 11h March: Senior Open

Saturday, 12th March: Winter League final.

Saturday and Sunday 12th and 13th March: 18 Holes Team of 2.

Wednesday, 16th March: Open Singles

Thursday, 17th March: Open Singles

Friday, Saturday and Sunday 18th, 19th and 20th March: O'Meara Cup GOY (Club Singles Qualifier).

50/50 Members' Draw: The fortnightly 50/50 Members' Draw in aid of the club development fund is ongoing. In the draw held on Saturday 5th March when Brian Byrne won €110 with the total pot at €220. To enter simply put €5 in the envelope supplied and place it in draw box outside the pro shop. The winner will receive 50% of the pot. The prize grows with every ticket sold. Please support. The next draw will take place on this Saturday March 19th. Thanks to everybody who supported this club fundraiser.

Open Team of 4: The new Open Team of 4 competition has commenced and will run for the months of December, January, February and March. The sponsor is Eanna Jones (PGA professional). Full playing handicaps apply with two scores to count. Entry fee will be €25 per player for visitors and €5 per player for members with re-entry in same month €15 for visitors. 25% of entry will go to the best visitors team per month and 25% goes to the best member team per month. Entry in the pro shop 067 31476 ext. 2. You can book online